Enjoy the DEN Weekly Update for November 24, 2010.
I’m a former middle school teacher who loves working with educators and students from all over the globe. Helping to build and support the DEN community has been my passion since it began in 2005.
Enjoy the DEN Weekly Update for November 24, 2010.
From now until December 17 STAR Discovery Educators and their students have the opportunity to earn holiday gifts for students in need by submitting entries to the The Hub Create a Story Contest. For every contest entry from students of STAR Discovery Educators we will donate a toy to a local charity in Silver Spring, [...]
Reposted from TeacherDuck.com I’m spending the week with my friends at Polar Bears International on the tundra near Churchill, Manitoba. Currently, we are on a Tundra Buggy getting ready for a few days of live webcasting. I hope you’ll join us over the next few days. You can check out the schedule at: http://www.polarbearsinternational.org/tundra-connections-webcast. The [...]
We are very excited to connect with classrooms around the world as we participate in Polar Bears International’s Tundra Connections program. If you are planning to join us on November 15 and/or November 16, please take some time to test your connection. There is no special login needed, but we strongly encourage you to visit [...]
Enjoy the DEN Weekly Update for November 5, 2010.
Science of Everyday Life provides teachers, parents and students with a fun and interactive platform to explore the surprising and important role that science plays in our daily lives. Through 3M’s power of innovation and Discovery Education’s engaging digital content and curricula, Science of Everyday Life introduces a new opportunity for fun and creative learning [...]
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Thanks to our friends at Polar Bears International (especially STAR DE Julene Reed) we have the distinct pleasure to offer our DEN community the opportunity to participate in a series of live webcasts from the tundra – Tundra Connections – where your students can meet and talk with world-renowned scientists while they’re right in the [...]
It’s not every day that you get a chance to pick the brain of a New York Times best-selling author, but thanks to Investigation Discovery DEN members and their students were able to do just that. Check out the archive from our webinar with Sandra Brown. And don’t forget to register for the next two [...]
Anyone who has been part of the DEN for even a second knows how talented, collaborative and creative Steve Dembo, our Director of the Online Community and Social Media Strategy, really is. He is a thought leader in education – Teach42. He is a Wizard of Web 2.0. And now he is one of the [...]
We had a fantastic turnout last night for Hall’s webinar about ways to use a Flip cam in the classroom. In case you missed it (or want to see it again), here is the archive.
Enjoy the DEN Weekly Update for October 15, 2010.
Bring your aspiring writers to a very special webinar on Wednesday, October 20 at 1 PM ET with bestselling author, Sandra Brown. Mrs. Brown will share her personal journey of becoming a writer and provide valuable insights to students who have a passion for writing. She will also discuss the role that creativity plays in [...]
What a week! Thank you to everyone who attended the DEN Science Institute in Silver Spring, MD this week. From early morning Breakfast Club to hands-on digital sessions to special events in the evenings, we had a very full week of professional development and networking. Here are the links to some of the resources from [...]
MindMeister brings the concept of mind mapping to the web, using its facilities for real-time collaboration to allow truly global brainstorming sessions. Users can create, manage and share mind maps online and access them anytime, from anywhere. In brainstorming mode, fellow MindMeisters from around the world (or just in different rooms) can simultaneously work on [...]
Enjoy the DEN Weekly Update for October 8, 2010.
The second day of the DEN Science Institute featured a bunch of special guests including the Superintendent of Miami-Dade Schools, Alberto Carvalho, alongside Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head. Institute attendees spent the day developing concept and unit plans using Discovery Education Science content within the 5E instructional model. They also explored the connections between hands [...]
Forty science educators from all over the U.S. have convened at the world headquarters of Discovery Communications for our annual DEN Science Institute. Throughout the week our special guests will focus on two things: professional development and networking. To that end, the festivities kicked off last night with a networking activity where we made our [...]
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